The great Boateen (Secarascopious Gigas, Litterally meaning Giant Cut-scorpion) is a large predator found on Barcon, and intrduced to Tayya. It is a liquivore, so it needs large ammounts of prey to keep itself alive. It is best known for it's six feeding tenticales surrounding an open, extendable esphogus. It also has two sets of intestine clearly visible, curling around it's underside. It's head has two pairs of crashing jaws, meant for crushing it's prey. These jaws have no true mouth in them, as they are most likey modified legs. On it's back their are nine large plates. These plates prtect it's delicate electromagnetic receptors, as these are it's only means of navigation.